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Hepatitis C Clinic

Dr. Saira Khaderi, MD, MPH
Dr. Saira Khaderi, MD, MPH 

Saira A. Khaderi, M.D is Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Abdominal Transplantation of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.  Dr. Khaderi is board certified in internal medicine.  Dr. Khaderi earned her medical degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas and her Masters in Public Health from The University of Texas School of Public Health in Houston, Texas.  Her extensive training includes a residency in internal medicine at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.  After completing her residency, she returned to Houston and continued working in transplant medicine at Methodist Hospital, where she was an active member of the liver and kidney transplant programs.  In the summer of 2013, Dr. Khaderi completed her transplant hepatology fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine.  Dr. Khaderi joined the Division of Abdominal Transplantation in 2013.  Dr. Khaderi's clinical interests include transplant, hepatitis C, cirrhosis and end-stage liver disease (ESLD).

For information on the management and treatment of Hepatitis A, B, C, D or E, visit http://www.cdc.gov/hepatitis/.

Cardiology

Dr. Ziad Taimeh, MD
Dr. Ziad Taimeh, MD

Advanced Liver Disease

Dr. Norman Sussman, MD
Dr. Norman Sussman, MD

Norman L. Sussman, M.D., FAASLD is the Project E.C.H.O. Medical Director and Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Abdominal Transplantation at Baylor College of Medicine. He also serves as Clinical Investigator/Sub-Investigator for Advanced Liver Therapies at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital. Dr. Sussman is board certified in gastroenterology, internal medicine and transplant hepatology. Dr. Sussman earned his medical degree from the University of the Witwatersrand Medical School in Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa. His extensive training includes internships in internal medicine and surgery at Johannesburg General Hospital and senior house office positions in medicine and pediatrics at St. Charles' Hospital in London. Following his time in England, Dr. Sussman completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at St. Louis University Hospital in Missouri where he also served as chief resident. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Dr. Sussman clinical interests cover all aspects of liver disease. His research interests include assessment and management of acute liver failure, artificial liver support, new agents to treat viral hepatitis and complications of advanced cirrhosis.